Art: Japanese Woodblock Printing Workshop

Beginner Level
Handmade Japanese Prints - Lovingly Printed by You!

“I enjoyed the class very much since it was very fresh experience for me as I love crafts to make something original.” - Ikuko

“It was so nice to create something with my hands and get away from the computer!” - Angela

Jennifer Lim Design offers a hands-on workshop where you can try traditional techniques and methods of this unique art form. Gain an insight into the wonderful world of ‘Ukiyoe’ prints with real-life examples of traditional and contemporary prints.

This water-based technique is non-toxic and participants will learn the process of stencil transfer, block carving, paper preparation and printing. All tools and materials are provided. Participant numbers will be limited to 4 persons. Instructor Jennifer Lim has trained in Kyoto under renowned printmaker Akira Kurosaki.

You'll be able to take home your own prints on professional washi paper and a carved block to display. Perfect class for making some greeting cards!

Workshop schedule:

- Woodblock history, tools and method
- Trace & finalise image
- Block carving & registration
- Lunch break
- Demonstration of inking up & printing
- Proofing, block corrections
- Final proofing using washi paper
- Review & drying

Lunch & refreshments will be available for purchase.

Date: 10.00am-4.00pm, Friday 28, 2014

Fee: $290 course fee and $30 material fee

Venue: Toa Payoh Studio, Jennifer Lim Design


Website: www.jenniferlimdesign.com

Using watercolour paints and nori rice paste glue to ink up the carved block.

Using a barren to print the block.

Finished prints & block: four students - four totally different images!

See Jennifer proof a print.

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  • Venue Address was changed to "Blk 224 Lorong 8 Toa Payoh ". Diff 2014-11-10 15:14:21
Fri Nov 28, 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM SGT
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On sale until Nov 27, 2014, 10:00:00 AM

Venue Address
Blk 224 Lorong 8 Toa Payoh Singapore
From Toa Payoh MRT: Bus 238 to Bef Blk 221
Jennifer Lim
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